Childhood Social Legal & Health Studies QQI Level 6

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Silhouette by Sandra Donoso @Flickr

€225.00* (€168.00 Social Welfare/OAP).

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence in the social and legislative environment of early childhood care and education, to enable the learner to devise, implement and evaluate policies and procedures that support the health and wellbeing of children in the provision and delivery of service, when working autonomously in an early childhood care and education setting.

Night: Monday

Times: 18:30 to 21:30

Duration: 12 Weeks

Starting: Monday, 28 January 2019

Cost: €225.00 *incl. online discount, €168.00 for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients, €144.00 for Mallow College day students.

QQI Certification fee of €20 is included in course fee.

Award

QQI 6N1945 Level 6

Learning Outcomes

  • Evaluate a range of factors influencing and impacting on children’s health and wellbeing to include family structure, community, culture, education, health, social services and social status.
  • Evaluate child protection guidelines in relation to the protection of children and staff.
  • Assess statutory regulations and national practice guidelines, which relate directly to and impact on early childhood care and education settings.
  • Examine national and international social policy and how it impacts on the wellbeing of children and families.
  • Devise a range of policies and procedures relevant to early childhood care and education settings, ensuring adherence to legislation and national practice guidelines.
  • Evaluate the relevance of policies and procedures which safeguard children within early childhood care and education settings.

Entry Requirements

  • Applicants must have completed full QQI Level 5 award in Childcare and currently be working in a Childcare setting.

Discounts

€15 discount when you enrol online, or 30% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients, or 40% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.

Enrolment

Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

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